KuPS – FC Copenhagen : Preview & Prediction
Finns against Danes in the Europa League. This is the fate of KuPS (literally Kuopion Palloseura) and FC Copenhagen who will compete at Savon Sanomat Areena of Kuopio in the first round of qualifying. In Finland the season is in full swing and the KuPS of Jani Honkavaara currently occupies the fourth place in the standings with 29 points after 19 days, also strong of the success for 0-1 arrived in the last round at Inter Turku thanks to the net by Rasmus Karjalainen. The Copenhagen side of the Norwegian Stale Solbakken has just played a friendly against CSKA Moscow without his national team at the World Cup losing 4-1.
The KuPS has two precedents with Danish teams, both in the 1978/79 UEFA Cup and after eliminating the B1903 Copenhagen was defeated by the Esbjerg.
Copenhague played 8 games against Finnish teams in the cups, scoring 5 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses.
A win, a draw and two defeats for FC Copenhagen in the friendly matches.
The KuPS has scored goals in 5 of the last 6 games played, all in the league.
The Copenhagen is favored in the odds of the bookmakers, but in place of the 2 sign we choose to focus on the goal in the first half of the team coached by Solbakken who guarantees us a potential better win.
KuPS – FC Copenhagen : Betting Tips
FC Copenhagen – Win Odds: 1.55
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70